Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies

Director: Connie Atkinson

Ethel & Herman L. Midlo Endowed Chair: Mary Niall Mitchell

The Ethel and Herman L. Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies promotes understanding of New Orleans history, politics, culture and public policy issues, particularly civil rights, sponsoring and participating in events that bring together scholars on special topics relating to New Orleans. The Center helps direct scholars to research material about New Orleans, serving as an institutional home for scholars who collect and preserve the history of the city, and who circulate their findings in lectures, publications, performances, exhibits, and documentaries.


Browse the Midlo Center for New Orleans Studies Collections:

Midlo Center Publications